The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision allowing two convicted criminals to possess guns, even though federal law prohibits them from doing so. Brady filed a brief in support of the U.S. petition seeking Supreme Court review of the case, Boente v. Binderup.
Ronald Turk, chief operating officer for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), recently wrote a white paper calling for relaxed safety regulations and reduced enforcement of irresponsible 'bad apple' gun dealers
Brady Campaign president Dan Gross issued the following statement after White House aide Kellyanne Conway became the first to break news of the maybe it did, maybe it didn't happen massacre in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Spoiler alert - it didn't happen.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence has sent President Donald Trump a draft executive order to prevent gun violence in America. The straightforward policies outlined in the order would have a huge and equally immediate impact on the country's gun violence epidemic that claims 93 lives every day.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence is proud to announce the hiring of Kristin Brown as the organization's new Chief Strategy Officer. In her new role, Brown will oversee strategic planning and management of Brady's three campaigns to keep guns out of dangerous hands and cut gun deaths in half by 2025.
More Americans have already been shot and killed in this country today, January 30, than have died at the hands of foreign terrorists on US soil in the past fifteen years. But instead of taking executive action to actually stop the violence and make America safer, Donald Trump is targeting Muslim immigrants and refugees, and building a wall between the US and Mexico.
A television ad out from the National Rifle Association defends attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions, making hollow promises that he'll be good news for America's cops. Problem is, the corporate gun lobby's priorities are getting officers shot and killed at an alarming rate.
Dan Gross, president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following statement before the inauguration of Donald Trump.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced that a record number of guns were discovered in carry on luggage at the nation's airports last year. The agency caught firearms on passengers trying to board planes at a rate of about nine guns every day. Nearly every one was loaded.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence announced the three questions about gun violence Senator Jeff Sessions must be able to answer during his confirmation process for the post of attorney general. Up to this point, Jeff Sessions' career has made America a more dangerous place and lives have been lost because of his shameful, spineless politics.